Thesaurus > Related Words: collimator

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Definition:
  • optical device consisting of a tube containing a convex achromatic lens at one end and a slit at the other with the slit at the focus of the lens; light rays leave the slit as a parallel beam;
  • a small telescope attached to a large telescope to use in setting the line of the larger one;

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    Part Meronyms: spectroscope, prism spectroscope

     

    Derivational Morphology: collimate

     

    Anagrams: lacrimator

     

     
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